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my meat birds have gone bye bye( to the freezer)

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by bluebirdfarm, Jul 18, 2008.

  1. bluebirdfarm

    bluebirdfarm Songster

    here is a piccy at about 6 weeks old.we had 104 and butchered 91 at 7 weeks old . the breasts are huge !!!!
    most of the birds weighed 5 pounds appx.
     

  2. bluebirdfarm

    bluebirdfarm Songster

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    oops!
     
  3. SandraMort

    SandraMort Songster

    Jul 7, 2008
    ny
    I tried to count. That's about 35 birds in that photo? I'm not really visualizing 104 chickens very well...
     
  4. bluebirdfarm

    bluebirdfarm Songster

    the others were in the back of the pen , it is a pretty big pen , .
    i put shaving on half where food was and for sleeping and left the waterers on palin cement , they were the dirtiest areas anyway .
    yeah 104 was a bit much , now i hav a big chicken inventory in the freezer, and in another freezer and another freezer.......................[​IMG]
     

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